Israeli teen with CP beats the odds, becomes IDF soldier

Teen with cerebral palsy fulfills dream of serving in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2017, 5:09 PM

Yeshiva head: Civil revolt over women in combat units

Religious Zionist Har Hamor Yeshiva head calls for 'civil revolt' over loss of IDF moral integrity if women serve in male combat units.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 10:12 PM

Tzfat rabbi: Women in combat harms the IDF

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu supports Rabbi Levenstein's claim that women in tanks means inefficient tank crews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 10:55 AM

Terrorists bought weapons on the internet

IDF completes military operation sparked by discovery of weapons in package sent via post.Kobi Finkler, 3/8/2017, 10:07 AM

Commander of mixed gender unit is a religious Samaria resident

The new commander of the mixed gender battalion was interviewed for the IDF website about his new appointment.Yoel Domb, 3/7/2017, 6:09 PM

Rabbis to Shaked, Bennett: They're stealing the IDF

Religious Zionist leaders meet Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked to explain opposition to the new IDF standing order on mixed-gender units.Yoel Domb, 3/7/2017, 12:56 PM

Shas blasts expansion of mixed-gender IDF combat units

MK Malchieli tells Arutz Sheva new army directives expanding mixed gender service intended to make life difficult for religious soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2017, 10:27 AM

New mixed-gender unit to be established in IDF

The March 2017 enlistment to IDF will feature a fourth mixed-gender combat unit.Kobi Finkler, 3/6/2017, 9:49 PM

3 officers accused of negligent manslaughter

Indictments against three officers, including one Major, in drowning death of soldier Ilan Yankelovich from Unit 8200 in reservoir.Kobi Finkler, 3/6/2017, 6:00 PM

Report: Most men want to keep the Tender Years Clause

Who should be in IDF tanks - women or haredi men? Who should raise the children? And who should kids stay with if their parents divorce?Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/6/2017, 11:37 AM

US European Commander to visit Israel

US General and Supreme NATO Commander Curtis M. Scaparrotti will visit Israel to discuss regional military issues with IDF Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2017, 11:19 AM

'US warned us not to annex Judea and Samaria'

Defense Minister warns right-wing parties push for annexation of Judea and Samaria will bring an immediate crisis with US.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 10:47 AM

WATCH: Arabs attack IDF vehicle

Arab media publishes video showing rioters attacking IDF jeep, Border Police say video taken out of context, rioters dispersed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2017, 8:15 PM

Stringent haredi group: No soldier or police costumes on Purim

Eida Haharedit group says IDF costumes caused 'wicked draft decree.'Michal Levi, 3/4/2017, 7:42 PM

They left their families to join the IDF

Lone soldiers and immigrant soldiers complete Hebrew course to integrate into IDF.Benny Toker, 3/3/2017, 10:32 AM

Israel strikes back after Gaza terrorists open fire on IDF units

IDF vehicle damaged as terrorists open fire on Israeli soldiers, prompting return fire from IDF tanks and aircraft.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2017, 3:28 PM

Circulating the web: IDF soldiers give food to Arab children

IDF soldiers hand out food to needy Arab children. Whereto those disparaging claims against the IDF?, 3/2/2017, 11:32 AM

'A great miracle and tremendous resourcefulness'

Har Hevron Regional Council head Yochai Dimri responded to Wednesday's terror attack in Havat Mor.Uzi Baruch, 3/1/2017, 10:37 PM

'I knew from the outset they were setting up my son'

Charlie Azariya, father of convicted IDF soldier Elor Azariya, said Wednesday he would fight until his son's innocence is proven.Yoni Kempinski, 3/1/2017, 8:07 PM

'The army doesn't want to win, and it's maddening'

Fallen soldier's father slams army for 'not wanting to win,' says he hopes IDF and government will learn lessons.Benny Tucker, 3/1/2017, 11:29 AM

Paratroopers fight terror

Binyamin Brigade works to provide Jewish citizens with normal lives, securityArutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 7:41 AM

Ofra reservists protest demolitions in IDF uniforms

Ofra reservists call on people to come in IDF uniform and protest demolitions in Ofra. "We are not second-class citizens or lawbreakers.'Hezki Baruch, 2/28/2017, 10:12 AM

Watch: Intense IDF training exercise

IDF prepare for possible conflict in the Golan., 2/28/2017, 8:50 AM

'The Chief of Staff has declared war on the Torah world'

Religious Zionist rabbis says IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot lied, crossed a red line in forcing religious soldiers to serve with women.Uzi Baruch, 2/26/2017, 6:08 PM

Lebanese protesters cross border into Israel

Lebanese protesters cross into Israel, IDF forces them back over border.Ido Ben Porat, 2/25/2017, 7:06 PM

Watch: Golani soldiers train on Golan Heights

Following threats by Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah, IDF holds division exercises on Golan Heights, bordering Syria and Lebanon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2017, 7:23 PM

Death threats against Arab Christian IDF soldiers

Christian soldiers subject to campaign of harassment and intimidation for daring to serve in IDF and defend Israel.Gary Willig, 2/23/2017, 5:45 PM

Deputy Foreign Minister: Pardon Elor Azariya

Tzipi Hotovely tells President Rivlin to pardon convicted IDF soldier, says his case is unique and public supports pardon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2017, 2:38 PM

'IDF should work on winning wars, not court cases'

Journalist Boaz Bismuth says military court convicted Azariya because officials 'ruled' he was guilty, emphasizes IDF's job is 'to win.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2017, 2:14 PM

Circling the web: IDF soldiers give a tour of Hevron

In recent years terrorist attacks have spiked in Hevron due to incitement, watch what IDF soldiers do to counter these terror attacks., 2/22/2017, 1:10 PM

'Ya'alon used Azariya to forward his political agenda'

Expert says military trial was not fair and could not have been fair, opines Defense Minister used Azariya to forward political agenda.Benny Toker, 2/22/2017, 7:58 AM

'Azariya sentence sends wrong message to soldiers'

Att'y Gil Nadel understands verdict's critics: 'It's possible to pass a law determining a different punishment scale for this kind of case.'Benny Toker, 2/21/2017, 5:49 PM

New bracelet to alert IDF of soldiers' condition in battle

New 'smart watch' to provide IDF medics with real-time info on soldiers' well-being.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 11:30 AM

IDF arrests 22 wanted terrorists overnight

Israeli security forces arrest 6 Hamas terrorists and 16 other terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2017, 7:41 AM

Terrorists who shot at Israeli motorists arrested

Terrorists who carried out multiple shooting attacks on Israeli vehicles in Binyamin arrested.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 6:27 PM

'Your task is as complex as Moses' job'

Rivlin blesses new IDF Chief Rabbi with success in new task of 'connecting,' compares Rabbi Karim's job to that of Moses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 11:36 AM

In pictures: IDF drill in Hevron

Hevron Brigade holds drills, practices dealing with various types of terror attacks and infiltrations.Uzi Baruch, 2/18/2017, 10:01 PM

'Stop government advertising in anti-IDF newspaper'

MK Oded Forer (Yisrael Beytenu) appeals to Government Advertising Agency to stop advertising in newspaper inciting against IDF enlistment.Michal Levy, 2/15/2017, 9:38 PM

Liberman: 'If war is forced on us, IDF knows how to win'

Defense minister Liberman spoke at the annual memorial ceremony for 73 soldiers who died in helicopter disaster.Yoel Domb, 2/15/2017, 6:34 PM

Watch: IDF soldier helps elderly Arab woman cross street

Must see for those who claim IDF biased against Arabs., 2/15/2017, 3:52 PM

IDF Officers Visit USS George H. W. Bush

Group of IDF officers led by Deputy Chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Yair Golan visits Nimitz-class aircraft carrier.Yoni Kempinsi, 2/15/2017, 3:30 PM

Historical tanks get new life

Defense Ministry and Yad Lashiryon announce project to restore fifty historic tanks.Kobi Finkler, 2/15/2017, 12:28 PM

Deputy Defense Minister offers solution to Purim draft date

Deputy Defense Minister asks IDF to postpone draft of those whose induction falls on Purim; Army to allow postponement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2017, 7:57 PM

Watch: IDF plants trees for Tu Beshvat

IDF soldiers plant trees in place of those destroyed by the recent wave of terror arson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2017, 2:03 PM

'The Chief of Staff is more appreciated than I am'

Cabinet approves extending Gadi Eizenkot's term for additional year, Netanyahu says public appreciates Eizenkot more than the government.Hezki Baruch, 2/12/2017, 1:08 PM

Here's how haredi men get out of serving in the IDF

Police uncover deception enabling dozens of haredi men to wrongly claim psychiatric exemptions from IDF.Ido Ben Porat, 2/12/2017, 10:38 AM

IDF soldiers with disabilities celebrate Tu Bishvat

'Special in Uniform' helps disabled IDF soldiers find their unique mission, plant trees for Tu Bishvat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2017, 11:43 PM

Watch: IDF soldier attacked in Bnei Brak

IDF soldier attacked by haredi protesters after apparently trying to disperse them using pepper spray.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2017, 11:56 PM

Women IDF supporters to visit Israel

FIDF delegation to meet with Israeli women political and military leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2017, 3:45 AM

Brigadier General slams court for Azariya conviction

Gal Hirsch says operational incidents should stay confidential, military needs to handle them under wraps.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2017, 1:24 PM

Israeli Cabinet ministers warn of possible escalation in Gaza

MK Naftali Bennett warns of escalation, MK Yoav Galant warns of war before spring.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2017, 8:01 AM

Islamic Jihad blames Israel for Gaza escalation

Islamic Jihad leader calls on Israel to “stop its aggression”.Elad Benari, 2/7/2017, 4:13 AM

Fourth IDF attack on Hamas positions

IDF attacks four Gaza targets in retaliation for fire at Israeli towns and troops.Reut Hadar, 2/6/2017, 9:47 PM

IDF tank destroys Hamas position in Gaza

IDF tanks attack Hamas position in response to fire on soldiers.Arutz Sheva, 2/6/2017, 4:54 PM

Former female combat soldier: My life will never be the same

Former female combat soldier says combat training harms female soldiers, tells personal story.Hezki Baruch, 2/5/2017, 7:06 AM

Cartoon depicting IDF soldiers on NY exam called 'offensive'

Political cartoon dealing with Israel-PA conflict appears on New York state Regents exam.JTA, 2/2/2017, 5:29 AM

Eizenkot to return from sick leave

IDF Chief of Staff Gadi Eizenkot will return to his office on Wednesday following his recent cancer operation.Yedidya Ben Or, 2/1/2017, 3:45 AM